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first aid

noun

: emergency treatment given to a sick or injured person

Full Definition of FIRST AID

:  emergency care or treatment given to an ill or injured person before regular medical aid can be obtained
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Examples of FIRST AID

  1. She gave him first aid for his sprained ankle.

First Known Use of FIRST AID

1882
FIRST AID Defined for Kids

first aid

noun

Definition of FIRST AID for Kids

:  care or treatment given to an ill or injured person in an emergency
Medical Dictionary

first aid

noun \ˌfərst-ˈād\

Medical Definition of FIRST AID

:  emergency care or treatment given to an ill or injured person before regular medical aid can be obtained

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